Delhi Metro to be almost fully operational by March 2018

Stretches of the Pink and Magenta Lines, which will together measure over 90 km with 61 stations, will be thrown open starting this October and the entire corridors will be functional by next year.


Jun 25, 2017, 11:13 AM IST
How row over change of Rs 500 sparked communal tension in Delhi's Trilokpuri area; heavy security deployed

How row over change of Rs 500 sparked communal tension in Delhi's Trilokpuri area; heavy security deployed

The Trilokpuri area of the national capital is tense. And, the reason behind the communal tension is row over change of Rs 500.

Oct 10, 2016, 16:55 PM IST

Man beaten for abusing pet dog dies in Delhi

A man succumbed to his injuries two days after he was beaten by his neighbours for abusing their dog, police said on Wednesday.

Jul 22, 2015, 15:18 PM IST

Delhi youth asks for extra sauce, is thrashed by eatery owner

A 24-year-old youth was admitted to ICU after being thrashed allegedly by the owner of an eatery after he asked for extra sauce in east Delhi's Trilokpuri area.

May 15, 2015, 01:16 AM IST

Day after clash, heavy police deployment in Trilokpuri

Situation in East Delhi's Trilokpuri was "under control" but tension was palpable in the area, a day after a brief clash broke out between residents of two blocks over vehicle parking issue.

Apr 19, 2015, 23:56 PM IST

Delhi's Trilokpuri remains tense a day after skirmish

A day after Delhi's Trilokpuri area witnessed a skirmish over parking issue, the area remained tense on Sunday and police personnel were deployed to keep things under control.

Apr 19, 2015, 21:17 PM IST

Tension in Trilokpuri as residents clash

A clash between the residents of two adjoining blocks sparked tension in east Delhi's Trilokpuri, prompting the deployment of a large police contingent in the area which had seen communal trouble in October of last year.

Apr 19, 2015, 15:55 PM IST

With AAP, Trilokpuri seeks ''communal-free'' environment

Nargis Khatoon, 60, vividly remembers the day when the BJP cadres used "filthy" language to address her. It was that very moment she decided to vote for the AAP to keep "communal and caste-based" politics at bay in her Trilokpuri area that is still struggling to overcome the scars of the communal violence that broke out during Diwali last year.

Feb 10, 2015, 22:34 PM IST

Gokalpur constituency records highest voter turnout at 73.46%

Gokalpur in North-East Delhi on Saturday saw the highest voter turnout at 73.46 per cent while Delhi Cantt Assembly constituency of South-West district recorded the lowest polling percentage at 58.47.

Feb 07, 2015, 23:53 PM IST

Delhi polls: Kejriwal promises pucca houses for slum dwellers

Accusing BJP of razing slums, Aam Aadmi Party on Friday promised pucca houses for slum dwellers and freehold rights to the lease holders at affordable rates, as it presented its agenda for 15 lakh residents of 45 resettlement colonies in the national capital.

Jan 16, 2015, 22:18 PM IST

Ex-BJP MLA, who fell unconscious at Sadhvi's rally, dies

 Senior BJP leader and former Trilokpuri MLA Sunil Vaid, who fell unconscious on stage while delivering his address during the rally of Union Minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti on December 8, passed away today at a private hospital here.

Dec 17, 2014, 18:49 PM IST

Week after controversial speech, Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti holds rallies in Delhi

BJP on Monday relocated the scheduled 'nukkad sabha' venue of Union minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti, whose controversial speech recently had stalled parliament for days, following police instructions.

Dec 08, 2014, 16:50 PM IST

False alarm about trouble at Trilokpuri throws cops in tizzy

Delhi Police was thrown into a tizzy on Thursday evening when it received around a dozen calls about a brawl and stone-pelting in east Delhi's Trilokpuri area, where communal clashes had erupted around the time of Diwali this year.

Nov 28, 2014, 23:55 PM IST

Wounds would fester for long: Trilokpuri residents say

 Life has virtually come to a standstill for 75-year-old Wahidan, a resident of Block-20 in Trilokpuri since her son was picked up by police in connection with the recent clashes that has hit the area.

Nov 05, 2014, 17:58 PM IST

Hindus lead Muharram processions as Trilokpuri takes steps towards normalcy

East Delhi's Trilokpuri on Tuesday set an example of communal harmony as Hindu volunteers came out to lead Muharram processions in the area which had witnessed violent clashes between two communities around the time of Diwali.

Nov 04, 2014, 21:37 PM IST
Muharram processions peaceful in Bawana, observance low-key

Muharram processions peaceful in Bawana, observance low-key

The Muharram processions in Outer Delhi's Bawana area, which had been on the boil since Sunday's 'Mahapanchayat', today passed off peacefully amid heavy police deployment.

Nov 04, 2014, 09:09 AM IST
Hindus to lead Muharram processions in Delhi's Trilokpuri

Hindus to lead Muharram processions in Delhi's Trilokpuri

New Delhi: Delhi Police have deputed extra force to avoid any fresh violence as a group of over 30 Hindu volunteers are poised to lead Muharram processions in riot-hit Delhi's Trilokpuri on Tuesday  while setting an example of communal amity.

Nov 04, 2014, 02:49 AM IST

Muharram to be observed in Trilokpuri under heavy security

Muharram will be observed tomorrow in east Delhi's violence-hit Trilokpuri area amid heavy security with Hindu volunteers taking part in the processions.

Nov 03, 2014, 22:10 PM IST

Prohibitory orders relaxed for 13 hours in Delhi's Trilokpuri on Monday

Delhi Police on Monday again relaxed prohibitory orders for 13 hours in Delhi's communal violence hit Trilokpuri area.

Nov 03, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

Avoid spreading rumours on Muharram: Delhi Police

Delhi Police commissioner, BS Bassi Monday appealed to the people to avoid spreading rumours during Muharram processions to be held in the city Nov 4, adding that strict actions would be taken against violators.

Nov 03, 2014, 13:59 PM IST